Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 636 635 750
Rank change year-on-year -1 +115 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 633 618 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 525 604 559
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +9.41%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £79,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171,036 166,082 198,027
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.56% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 139,943 137,888 166,120
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 611 £50,000 +10.45% 71
UK excluding London -57 388 £45,000 - 61
London +80 238 £65,000 +8.33% 21
North of England -26 151 £45,000 - 6
South East +29 121 £45,000 -5.26% 16
North West +27 98 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Yorkshire -63 46 £45,000 +2.27% 2
East of England -35 45 £47,500 +5.56% 13
South West -25 41 £42,500 +1.80% 6
Midlands -38 16 £35,000 -17.65% 9
Scotland -19 11 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Midlands -33 11 £35,500 -4.05% 9
North East -16 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands -19 5 £32,500 -27.78%
Wales -15 3 £40,000 -11.64% 4

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 633 (100.00%) .NET
2 619 (97.79%) Software Engineering
3 616 (97.31%) C#
4 426 (67.30%) Agile Software Development
5 343 (54.19%) ASP.NET
6 337 (53.24%) SQL
7 315 (49.76%) JavaScript
8 251 (39.65%) SQL Server
9 233 (36.81%) MVC
10 230 (36.33%) AngularJS
11 222 (35.07%) Scrum
12 198 (31.28%) Microsoft
13 185 (29.23%) .NET Framework
14 184 (29.07%) CSS
15 180 (28.44%) HTML
16 168 (26.54%) Finance
17 162 (25.59%) Greenfield Project
18 160 (25.28%) OO
18 160 (25.28%) RESTful
19 152 (24.01%) Microsoft Azure
20 143 (22.59%) ASP.NET Web API
21 139 (21.96%) WCF
22 138 (21.80%) Web Services
23 133 (21.01%) TDD
23 133 (21.01%) React
24 131 (20.70%) Java
25 129 (20.38%) Amazon AWS
25 129 (20.38%) Continuous Integration
26 126 (19.91%) T-SQL
27 115 (18.17%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (3.95%) CMS
2 12 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (1.58%) Confluence
3 10 (1.58%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.58%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.42%) IIS
4 9 (1.42%) Sitefinity
5 8 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.47%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.47%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.32%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (0.95%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 152 (24.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 129 (20.38%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (4.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (3.63%) SaaS
5 22 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (3.48%) Amazon S3
6 16 (2.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 13 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (2.05%) GitHub
8 8 (1.26%) Office 365
9 7 (1.11%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.32%) PaaS
11 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.16%) G Suite
11 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.95%) SMS
2 5 (0.79%) Broadband
3 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.32%) Internet
4 2 (0.32%) Skype
4 2 (0.32%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.16%) ATM
5 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.16%) RFID
5 1 (0.16%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (39.65%) SQL Server
2 47 (7.42%) NoSQL
3 25 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 21 (3.32%) RDBMS
5 20 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 17 (2.69%) MongoDB
7 15 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (2.05%) Event Store
8 13 (2.05%) Redis
9 9 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.26%) Big Data
11 7 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (0.95%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.79%) MySQL
14 4 (0.63%) InfluxDB
15 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 2 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 83 (13.11%) NUnit
2 76 (12.01%) Octopus Deploy
2 76 (12.01%) Visual Studio
3 69 (10.90%) Git (software)
4 61 (9.64%) Jenkins
5 59 (9.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 43 (6.79%) TeamCity
7 42 (6.64%) MSTest
8 35 (5.53%) JIRA
9 30 (4.74%) Subversion
10 23 (3.63%) MSBuild
11 15 (2.37%) Selenium
12 14 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (1.74%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.26%) ReSharper
14 8 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
15 7 (1.11%) Moq
16 6 (0.95%) Jasmine
16 6 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 5 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 168 (26.54%) Finance
2 54 (8.53%) Retail
3 17 (2.69%) Retail Banking
4 16 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 15 (2.37%) Banking
5 15 (2.37%) Games
6 12 (1.90%) Electronics
7 11 (1.74%) Advertising
8 10 (1.58%) Law
9 9 (1.42%) Front Office
10 6 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.63%) Legal
11 4 (0.63%) Marketing
12 3 (0.47%) Back Office
12 3 (0.47%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 633 (100.00%) .NET
2 343 (54.19%) ASP.NET
3 230 (36.33%) AngularJS
4 185 (29.23%) .NET Framework
5 184 (29.07%) CSS
6 180 (28.44%) HTML
7 160 (25.28%) RESTful
8 143 (22.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 139 (21.96%) WCF
10 138 (21.80%) Web Services
11 133 (21.01%) React
12 115 (18.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 114 (18.01%) jQuery
14 93 (14.69%) .NET Core
15 89 (14.06%) XML
16 83 (13.11%) SOAP
17 81 (12.80%) WPF
18 69 (10.90%) REST
19 58 (9.16%) Entity Framework
20 53 (8.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 162 (25.59%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (10.11%) Computer Science
3 46 (7.27%) Fintech
4 21 (3.32%) User Experience
5 20 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.84%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.21%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.05%) Equities
9 12 (1.90%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.58%) Blog
11 8 (1.26%) IVR
11 8 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.95%) Graphic Design
14 5 (0.79%) BBC
14 5 (0.79%) Wiki
15 4 (0.63%) Hedge funds
16 2 (0.32%) Contactless
16 2 (0.32%) Robotics
16 2 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (11.69%) Windows
2 15 (2.37%) Android
3 13 (2.05%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.58%) Linux
5 7 (1.11%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.63%) Nucleus RTOS
7 4 (0.63%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (97.79%) Software Engineering
2 426 (67.30%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (36.81%) MVC
4 222 (35.07%) Scrum
5 160 (25.28%) OO
6 133 (21.01%) TDD
7 129 (20.38%) Continuous Integration
8 112 (17.69%) Microservices
9 80 (12.64%) BDD
10 78 (12.32%) E-Commerce
11 72 (11.37%) Test Automation
12 69 (10.90%) MVVM
13 65 (10.27%) DevOps
14 60 (9.48%) Kanban
15 53 (8.37%) SOLID
16 52 (8.21%) Service Delivery
17 49 (7.74%) OOP
18 47 (7.42%) SDLC
19 46 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
20 43 (6.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 616 (97.31%) C#
2 337 (53.24%) SQL
3 315 (49.76%) JavaScript
4 131 (20.70%) Java
5 126 (19.91%) T-SQL
6 86 (13.59%) C++
7 50 (7.90%) C
8 43 (6.79%) PL/SQL
9 39 (6.16%) PowerShell
10 31 (4.90%) VB.NET
11 20 (3.16%) Python
12 14 (2.21%) VB
13 13 (2.05%) F#
14 12 (1.90%) TypeScript
15 11 (1.74%) PHP
15 11 (1.74%) R
16 8 (1.26%) Ada
16 8 (1.26%) VBScript
17 6 (0.95%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 85 (13.43%) Degree
2 38 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (1.90%) Sun Certification
5 11 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.58%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.95%) MCSD
8 1 (0.16%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.95%) QA
2 11 (1.74%) MiFID
3 6 (0.95%) PMO
4 5 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (9.48%) Docker
2 8 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (5.37%) Kubernetes
2 21 (3.32%) Terraform
3 10 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.32%) Grafana
4 2 (0.32%) Graphite
4 2 (0.32%) Kibana
4 2 (0.32%) Puppet
5 1 (0.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 198 (31.28%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.06%) Xamarin
3 28 (4.42%) Google
4 22 (3.48%) WorldPay
5 14 (2.21%) Oracle
6 12 (1.90%) Sitecore
7 10 (1.58%) ATG
7 10 (1.58%) hybris
8 9 (1.42%) TIBCO
9 8 (1.26%) Pega
9 8 (1.26%) VMware
10 7 (1.11%) MuleSoft
10 7 (1.11%) webMethods
11 5 (0.79%) BT
12 3 (0.47%) Charles River
12 3 (0.47%) Intel
13 2 (0.32%) Apple
13 2 (0.32%) Dynatrace
13 2 (0.32%) New Relic
14 1 (0.16%) Samsung